Sirius XM Holdings Inc. ( SIRI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 08, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.011 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 30, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SIRI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $5.35, the dividend yield is .82%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SIRI was $5.35, representing a -9.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.89 and a 29.54% increase over the 52 week low of $4.13.
SIRI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as CBS Corporation ( CBS ) and Liberty Media Corporation ( LSXMK ). SIRI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.18. Zacks Investment Research reports SIRI's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 23.81%, compared to an industry average of .3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SIRI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SIRI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Media ( PBS )
- PowerShares DWA Consumer Cyclicals Momentum Portfolio ( PEZ )
- PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1500 Small-Mid Portfolio ( PRFZ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PEZ with an increase of 8.11% over the last 100 days. PBS has the highest percent weighting of SIRI at 4.92%.
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